Daily Archives: August 18, 2013

Come out of the Kitchen, Mary Ann

Source: ‘Come out of the Kitchen, Mary Ann’, sung by M.J. O’Connell, songwriters James Kendis and Charles Anthony Bayha, recorded 1 February 1917, Victor 18221 Text: Mary Ann was a picture fan But she worked hard all day. Washing dishes, … Continue reading

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A Child in the Forest

Source: Winifred Foley, A Child in the Forest (London: BBC, 1974), p. 169 Text: It wasn’t exactly the gods; it was steps that served for both purposes. Peanut shells and sweet wrappings crackled under our feet, as Blodwen found us … Continue reading

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